Newman University

Newman University

Clinical Applications of Psychology

The course provides modules in aspects of psychology relevant to clinical practice, for students who are intending to apply to Doctoral training programmes in clinical psychology.

Entry requirements

A 2.2 degree in psychology conferring Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Course modules

There are 6 taught modules, taught sequentially over 2 years: Research methods in clinical psychology; adult psychopathology; issues in psychotherapy: A critical approach; professional issues, ethics and diversity; neuropsychological assessment; childhood psychopathology. After completing 3 modules, you will be eligible to receive a Postgraduate Certificate, and after 6 modules a Postgraduate Diploma. Successful completion of the dissertation leads to the award of the MSc.

Assessment methods

Throughout the course students will develop the skills to successfully disseminate information to both specialist and non-specialist audiences. They will be assessed using a range of techniques such as essays, journal article presentations and critiques.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,300 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (England) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (EU) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (England) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,300 per Module (International) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,300 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 675 per Module (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Newman University Birmingham B32 3NT West Midlands

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Key information

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Admissions Team
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0121 476 1181